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Mission

Mountain Education & Development LLC (MED) is dedicated to creating a community of educators, leaders, and outdoor enthusiasts who are committed to increasing the professionalism of the outdoor industry. We believe that outdoor recreation can provide some of the most meaningful educational experiences, and that these opportunities should be made accessible to anyone who wishes to learn more. With the use of an engaging and knowledgeable instructor team, cutting-edge technology, and customizable technical, medical, and risk management programs, MED is able to create experiences that are highly educational and rewarding for its clients.

Technical Instruction.
Outdoor Education.
 Single Day Clinics & Multi-Day Courses.
Guided Recreation.
Custom Program Planning.

Remote First Response
Medical Education.
Wilderness Medicine Courses.
Emergency Medical Service Planning & Evaluation.

Corporate, Non-Profit & Small Business Consultation.
Emergency Action Plans & Protocols.
Critical Incident Response.

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INSTRUCTOR HIGHLIGHT

Jason Blauch, m.A.
Senior Instructor

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About Jason

JASON WAS BORN AND RAISED IN CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA, TO AN EXPATRIATE FAMILY THAT TRAVELLED THE WORLD. AFTER FINISHING COLLEGE  IN NORTH CAROLINA, HE FOUND HIS WAY TO CALIFORNIA TO WORK AS A DECKHAND ON SEVERAL FISHING AND FAILING VESSELS. HE THEN RESOLVED TO DEVOTING HIS PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LIFE TO EXPLORING THE DESERTS AND MOUNTAINS OF THE WORLD. HE SOON FOUND A CAREER IN OUTDOOR EDUCATION AND HELPED DEVELOP AND SUPERVISE THE OUTDOOR PROGRAM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS WHILE CONTINUING TO GUIDE AND TRAVEL. EVENTUALLY JASON MOVED TO UTAH AND STARTED TO WORK AS THE OUTDOOR PROGRAM COORDINATOR AT WESTMINSTER COLLEGE AND AN INSTRUCTOR FOR MOUNTAIN EDUCATION AND DEVELOPMENT. JASON IS THE OWNER AND FOUNDER OF A NEW COMPANY, ASPECT ADVENTURE, WHICH SPECIALIZES IN OUTDOOR ADVENTURE EVENTS FOR CORPORATE AND GROUP RETREATS. WHILE WORKING AROUND THE US AND THE GLOBE, JASON IS PERPETUALLY SCHEMING AND PLANNING ON THE NEXT CLIMBING TRIP. JASON'S PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL TRIPS HAVE TAKEN HIM TO ALL THE STATED IN THE WESTERN UNITED STATES, ALASKA, CANADA, MEXICO, NEPAL, KENYA, SOUTH AFRICA, NAMIBIA, ITALY, CROATIA, AND ARGENTINA. 

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